In The News

May 18, 2017 In The News

The Omaha Press Club held a special Noon Forum earlier this week focused on Congressman Don Bacon and his first 100 days in office.

May 16, 2017 In The News

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Congressman Don Bacon this week honored law enforcement members of the Second Congressional District as part of National Police Week, which is May 14 through May 20, by recognizing law enforcement during a speech on the House floor and encouraging attendees at his last town hall to wear blue.

April 27, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON (Gray DC) There could be good news for farmers looking to participate in a popular federal land conservation program.

April 18, 2017 In The News
Rep. Bacon Joins CLAAS for I Make America Kickoff
Maury Salz, president, CLAAS Omaha Inc., takes Rep. Bacon on tour of the company's state-of-the-art assembly facility in Omaha.
April 17, 2017 In The News

Don Bacon spent his 29-year military career pursuing lofty dreams in the wild blue yonder, at one point serving as commander of the 55th Air Wing at Offutt Air Force Base and eventually retiring as a USAF brigadier general in 2014.

April 13, 2017 In The News

President Donald Trump’s decision to strike a Syrian air base with cruise missiles last week was an appropriate response to the Syrian government’s recent use of sarin gas in attacking the town of Khan Sheikhoun, U.S. Rep. Don Bacon, R-Neb., said Tuesday in Hastings.

April 12, 2017 In The News

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- Urban Agriculture sounds like a term at odds with itself but it's a growing phenomenon and it's growing right here in the metro.

April 12, 2017 In The News

Congressman Don Bacon visited local veterans Wednesday.

Bacon says his goal was to give veterans a chance to bring their issues to his attention.

He says the gathering was very informative and he learned a lot.

People expressed concerns about not getting into the VA for mental health reasons and the time it takes to get services they need.

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April 12, 2017 In The News

Students from Bryan High School's agriculture academy got out of the classroom Wednesday- to talk crops with U.S. Rep. Don Bacon and U.S. Department of Agriculture acting undersecretary Dr. Ann Bartuska.